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12:43 am
Wed July 21, 2010

20th Annual International L-Bird Fly-In in Keokuk

Keokuk, IA – The 20th annual International L-Bird Fly-In Convention runs through Saturday, July 24. The event takes place at Lindner Airfield in the Keokuk Municipal Airport.

Airport Manager Greg Gobble says about 30 pilots are expected to attend this year. He says there are a few pilots, including one from Australia, who have only missed a couple of fly-ins.

Gobble says the event got its start in Keokuk as a way for a group of pilots to get together.

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Afternoon Edition
6:06 pm
Tue July 20, 2010

Afternoon Edition

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Shop Talk
4:04 pm
Tue July 20, 2010

Shop Talk - July 20

Macomb, IL – The panelists talk about an apparent increase in the number of people arrested for filming police in action in public places.

The online magazine Gizmodo says the legal justification for arresting the "shooter" rests on existing wiretapping or eavesdropping laws.

However, in most states, there is "no expectation of privacy" while someone is in a public place such as a park or a street. These states generally require just one person (for example, the photographer) to consent to the filming.

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WIUM Local
11:30 am
Tue July 20, 2010

Council Approves New Zone

Macomb, IL – After weeks of discussion, Macomb aldermen unanimously approved a new zoning designation for medium density, multi-family neighborhoods.

The city says this will alleviate some pressures associated with high density, multi-family neighborhoods -- or R-4.

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Afternoon Edition
6:05 pm
Mon July 19, 2010

Afternoon Edition

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